Captain Beefheart - An Immortal.Individual
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Read Rolling Stone's 1970 cover story on Captain Beefheart
Once, referring to a famed jazz saxophonist, Beefheart told critic Lester Bangs, “Well, he moved me, but he didn't move me as much as a goose, say. Now that could be a hero, a gander goose could definitely be a hero, the way they blow their heart out for nothing."